Emojong Eripon Loperenye

    EMOJONG ERIPON LOPERENYE

    Wife: Dorcus Awar Eripon

    Kids:

    Ruth Nakamatak Emojong (11 years), Jacob Lopala Emojong (8 years)

    Brenda Iroo Emojong (5 years), Martha Lokalei (1 year)

    Adopted Kids:

    Apem Ekaran (16 years), Etorite Ekai (1 year)

    SIMI Class: 2017-2018

    Block: Nayada Block

    Village: Lochodo

    A population of 489, their economic activities include nomadic pastoralists and farming, while some are doing small scale business in LOCHODO village. The village is known for general worship of idols under the control of demonic spirits in which the witch doctors are the mediums. Some common idols of worship in the area are the stars, moon, and charms. The villagers believe them as the source of life and protection.

    Church Progress:

    As a result of evangelizing and witnessing by missionary EMOJONG ERIPON LOPERENYE, the church members and enrollment are increasing rapidly. A number of 48 adults have given their lives to Christ and worship together regularly. The number of born again youth is 25 and Sunday school children is 50.

     


    Updates from the field:

    August 2019

    In August, Missionary Emojong shared the Gospel with the villagers of Nakamane, population of 400, and 17 people gave their lives to Christ. He disciples a class of 20. 213 people met this month for Sunday services in the mother church and the daughter church. 5 new members were added to the mother church and 3 new members to the daughter church this month. He is looking at planting a church in the Village of Narengo in the future. Emojong is thankful to the sponsor for support and prayer.

    Prayer Needs

    – Pray for the church construction to be completed

    – Pray for the construction of my house

     

    Challenges

    – Drought

    – Alcoholism in the area

    – Witchcraft

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear friend,

    Thank you a lot for the great help that you have been to me and my family. God bless abundantly.


    July 2019

    In July, Missionary Emojong shared the Gospel again with the villagers of Namoru, population of 400, and 15 people gave their lives to Christ. He disciples a class of 10. He is looking at planting a church in the Village of Narengo in the future. Emojong is thankful to the sponsor for support and prayer.


    June 2019

    In June Missionary Emojong shared the Gospel with the villagers of Namoru, population of 400, and 15 people gave their lives to Christ and 7 were baptized. He disciples a class of 25. He is looking at planting a church in the Village of Nakamane in the future. Emojong is thankful to the sponsor for support and prayer.


    February 2019

    Missionary Emojong is the pastor of the church in Lochodo where the weekly attendance at services is 138. They added nine new members this month. They did an outreach to the village of Nakamane where 15 people gave their lives to Christ. There are 14 enrolled in discipleship classes there.

    Prayer Needs

    – Pray for the church construction to be completed

    – Pray for the children’s school fees

    – Rain

     

    Challenges

    – Traditional cultural beliefs

    – Alcoholism in the area

    Note To Sponsor

    Dear friend,

    Thank you a lot for the great help that you have been to me and my family. God bless.


    January 2019

    Prayer Needs

     

    Challenges

    Note To Sponsor